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Blue-and-white flycatcher

Binomial name: Cyanoptila cyanomelana, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1829

The Blue-and-white Flycatcher (Cyanoptila cyanomelana) is a migratory songbird. It breeds in Japan, Korea, and in parts of China and Russia. It winters in South East Asia, especially in Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Sumatra and Borneo.

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Scientific classification

Cyanoptila cyanomelana

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Blue-and-white flycatcher, Cyanoptila cyanomelana in Thailand

Range map of Cyanoptila cyanomelana in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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